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Dunfermline Fireworks Display

This years display is superhero themed with a fireworks spectacular set to superhero theme songs. Music is supplied by the Kingdom FM roadshow as well as samba and pipe bands.

Pittencrieff Park, Dunfermline

Sat 8 Nov

Free

Fireworks Extravaganza

To keep up with audience demand there are two fireworks displays at George Watson's Rugby Stadium. Both shows feature a full programme of entertainment, including Delighters Fire Circus Theatre, rock choir and pipe band. Plus plenty of hot food and drink. Book online via the SLA charity website; early booking advised.

George Watson's Rugby Stadium, Edinburgh

Sun 2 Nov

£6.50–£7.50 (Family £24–£26; under 2s free) / 0131 629 9112

Gandey's Thrill Circus

A fabulous October treat for the Midlands schools half term. GANDEY'S - the country's largest Big Top entertainment organisation - returning to the West Midlands with a super-charged action-packed, all human circus of THRILLS!

Intu Merry Hill, Brierley Hill

Fri 24 Oct

£8–£26

Sat 25 Oct

£8–£26

Sun 26 Oct

£8–£26

…and 7 more dates until 2 Nov

Cathcart Model Railway Exhibition

Model railway show with working layouts, displays, societies, traders and a buffet.

Pollokshaws Burgh Halls, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

£4.50 (£4; Children £2; Family £11) / 0141 632 5811

Sun 26 Oct

£4.50 (£4; Children £2; Family £11) / 0141 632 5811

Billy Smart's Circus

This all human performance includes a trapeze act, acrobats, jugglers, aerialists and a fire tricks, all soundtracked by a live band.

Ealing Common, London W5

Thu 23 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Fri 24 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Sat 25 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

Sun 26 Oct

£8 / 0844 4155 228

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Halloween Street Party

Hallloween party old town high street Hemel Hempstead on Sunday 26th October 2014.

The Old Town Hall Arts Centre, Hemel Hempstead

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01442 228 091

The RSNO Christmas Concert: The Snowman

A family-friendly concert of carols and seasonal tunes, including the now annual screening of Dianne Jackson's 1982 film of Raymond Briggs' The Snowman with live musical accompaniment, because nothing spells 'Christmas' like a magical fable about the transience of life. Christopher Bell conducts.

Caird Hall, Dundee

Fri 19 Dec

£12.50 / 01382 434940

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Sat 20 Dec

£15–£35 (disabled £7.50–£17.50; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) / 0141 353 8000

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Thu 18 Dec

£11–£22.50 (disabled £6.50–£11.25; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) / 01224 641122

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Wokingham Charity Fireworks Spectacular

Torchlight procession from the town centre at 6pm led by St Sebastian's Band. Fireworks start at 7.30pm followed by a bonfire.

Cantley Park, Wokingham

Sat 8 Nov

£4–£6

Night in the Garden

As darkness descends, follow a magical trail of light through the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Some of the Garden's favourite features, like the Pond and the Victorian Palm House, will be used as the backdrop for extraordinary light effects.

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Thu 30 Oct

Outdoors

£12.50 Online bookings at www.rbge.org.uk/botaniclights Phone 0844 573 8455 or in person at The Fringe Shop, 180 High Street, Edinburgh / 0131 248 2909

Fri 31 Oct

Outdoors

£12.50 Online bookings at www.rbge.org.uk/botaniclights Phone 0844 573 8455 or in person at The Fringe Shop, 180 High Street, Edinburgh / 0131 248 2909

Sat 1 Nov

Outdoors

£12.50 Online bookings at www.rbge.org.uk/botaniclights Phone 0844 573 8455 or in person at The Fringe Shop, 180 High Street, Edinburgh / 0131 248 2909

…and 22 more dates until 23 Nov

Strathclyde Park Fireworks

An extravaganza of music and fireworks. Bonfire lit at 7.30pm followed by fireworks at 8pm.

Strathclyde Country Park, Motherwell

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 01389 738762

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MOKO Dance & Curious Seed: Chalk About (Over 8s)

A playful, funny and sometimes moving dance performance, looking at how we see ourselves and others.

Artsdepot, London N12

Sat 15 Nov

Studio Theatre

£8; £6 Restricted View / 020 8369 5454

Brighton Dome

Tue 28 Oct

Studio Theatre

£7 (£5; £22) / 01273 709709

Circomedia, Bristol

Thu 20 Nov

£5 / 0117 924 7615

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Kidsfest

Kidsfest is The Atkinson's new annual family festival and it has been created to highlight the Southport multi art-form venue's commitment to family audiences.

The Atkinson, Southport

Thu 23 Oct

£0-£7 / 01704 533333

  • 10:00 – 20:00 Kidsfest The Atkinson, Southport

Fri 24 Oct

£0-£7 / 01704 533333

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Kidsfest The Atkinson, Southport

Sat 25 Oct

£0-£7 / 01704 533333

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Kidsfest The Atkinson, Southport
…and 6 more dates until 31 Oct

Nicobobinus

  • Written by: Terry Jones

Told from the mouths and instruments of an unruly band of gypsies, this adaptation of Terry Jones's original children's novel is cheeky, clever and bursting with songs; brought to life by a cast of actor musicians to produce a unique and unusual modern fairy tale for all of the family to enjoy.

LOST Theatre, London SW8

Thu 11 Dec

£15 (£10; £42.50) / 0844 847 1680

Fri 12 Dec

£15 (£10; £42.50) / 0844 847 1680

Sat 13 Dec

£15 (£10; £42.50) / 0844 847 1680

…and 14 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Tewkesbury Bonfire And Fireworks Display

Huddle around a large warming bonfire and watch as sparkling fireworks illuminate the night sky.

Vineyards Playing Fields, Tewkesbury

Sun 2 Nov

See website for price information

Bookbug Session

Rhymes, stories and songs to stimulate and delight wee ones. Suitable for under threes. Booking is essential.

Balerno Library, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0131 529 5500

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0131 529 5500

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 0131 529 5500

…and 4 more dates until 5 Dec

Blackhall Library, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0131 529 5595

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0131 529 5595

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 0131 529 5595

…and 4 more dates until 5 Dec

Colinton Library, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0131 529 5603

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 529 5603

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0131 529 5603

…and 11 more dates until 9 Dec

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Children's Classic Concerts: The Monsters' Ball

A spooky concert of music and dance for all the family. Dress up in your scariest costume and join the Monster Ball.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Sat 1 Nov

£10 (Children £6; Family £29) / 0141 353 8000

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Sun 2 Nov

£10 (Children £6; Family £29) / 0131 228 1155

Cinderella

A traditional family pantomime based on the famous fairy tale about the boy with the magic lamp, starring Stu Francis as Buttons.

Albert Halls, Bolton

Sat 29 Nov

£12–£17 / 01204 334400

Sun 30 Nov

£12–£17 / 01204 334400

Fri 5 Dec

£12–£17 / 01204 334400

…and 19 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Craft, Gift and Food Fayre

A night of shopping, food and drink – with over 40 stalls packed full of Christmas gifts and treats. Plus, Santa's grotto is open, so you can get your requests in with the man himself.

Ormskirk Civic Hall

Fri 21 Nov

£1 (Children free)

Dickinson's Real Deal

The mullet-headed antiques expert leads a team of dealers assessing the worth of items brought by you, the ever-hopeful public.

Hinckley Leisure Centre

Sat 15 Nov

Free

Tatton Park, Knutsford

Sat 8 Nov

Free

The University of Worcester Arena

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01905 544444

Dinosaur Zoo

Dinosaurs aren't extinct! They're just hiding out on the other side of the world. Dinosaur Zoo takes its Jurassic creations on tour with an opportunity for children to get right up close.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Tue 18 Nov

£12.50–£15 ( £10) / 01892 530613

Wed 19 Nov

£12.50–£15 ( £10) / 01892 530613

Birmingham Hippodrome

Tue 10 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 12 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Fri 13 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

…and 2 more dates until 15 Mar 2015

Grand Theatre, Swansea

Wed 12 Nov

£13–£15.50 / 01792 475715

Thu 13 Nov

£13–£15.50 / 01792 475715

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Mill Art And Events Centre, Rayleigh

Sun 26 Oct

£10 tables / 01268 778737

Kaos Youth Circus Workshop

An opportunity to learn new skills.

Theatr Ffwrnes, Llanelli

Mon 27 Oct

£4 / 0845 226 3510

Pumpkins And Potions

Come dressed in your most frightening costume and enjoy a weekend of family fun at this Irish gentry house and wooded riverside estate. Enter the spook shed for some ghoulish tales and follow the troll, the goblin and the witch on the Halloween trail. Carve a pumpkin to take home and join in traditional Halloween…

National Trust: The Argory, Moy, Dungannon

Sat 25 Oct

£3.50 (Children £1.50; £8.50) / 028 8778 4753

Sun 26 Oct

£3.50 (Children £1.50; £8.50) / 028 8778 4753

Puss In Boots

A traditional family pantomime based on the famous fairy tale. Boo and hiss at Crunchbones the ogre and marvel at how Puss becomes the hero of the day in this laughter packed show.

The Old Rep Theatre, Birmingham

Thu 30 Oct

£9 (£8) / 0121 245 4455

Fri 31 Oct

£9 (£8) / 0121 245 4455

Sat 1 Nov

£9 (£8) / 0121 245 4455

The Raven: A Superhero Musical

Original musical inspired by the comics of Marvel and DC.

Eastwood Park Theatre, Glasgow

Wed 29 Oct

£13 (£10) / 0141 577 4956

£13 (£10; Students £10) / 0141 577 4956

Thu 30 Oct

£13 (£10) / 0141 577 4956

£13 (£10; Students £10) / 0141 577 4956

Fri 31 Oct

£13 (£10) / 0141 577 4956

£13 (£10; Students £10) / 0141 577 4956

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